Nha Trang is one of Vietnam’s most famous beach destinations, with beautiful beaches and outdoor activities.
When is the best time to visit Nha Trang, Vietnam? If you are still wondering when to explore this coastal city, check out this article to plan for your trip to Vietnam.
Weather in Nha Trang
Nha Trang has a tropical monsoon climate, but it is also dominated by oceanic climate.
Therefore, the climate in Nha Trang is relatively mild, not erratic in the South, and not too harsh as in the North of Vietnam.
The average annual temperature in Nha Trang is around 26 degrees Celsius.
Seasons in Nha Trang
There are two seasons in Nha Trang: the dry and rainy seasons.
The rainy season in Nha Trang starts in October and ends in December, but sometimes it starts earlier in August.
The dry season begins in January and ends in August. The weather is cool and airy, so it is suitable to participate in outdoor activities.
Best time to visit Nhat Trang Vietnam
In my opinion, the best time to visit Nha Trang is from February to April.
This period is during the dry season in Nha Trang, so that most days will be sunny with beautiful weather, so it’s suitable to enjoy the best of this beach city.
Relaxing on the beach, snorkeling, or doing other activities will be amazing on sunny days.
Also, it’s not the peak season in Nha Trang, so you’re likely to avoid the crowd and not pay extra fees on accommodation and services.
When NOT to visit Nha Trang Vietnam?
You should avoid traveling to Nha Trang during the rainy season (October to December).
During this period, Nha Trang is often influenced by storms from the East Sea. Traveling to Nha Trang in the rainy season will not be convenient to visit and enjoy the tourist attractions.
When it rains a lot, the roads become slippery, difficult to walk and endanger commuters.
Also, when it rains heavily, you can not swim, climb mountains or participate in outdoor activities. It will be a pity to travel to Nha Trang but not experience these activities.
Amazing places to visit in Nha Trang
There are plenty of things to see and do in Nha Trang. Here are my favorite ones: